Remaining unused, of a portion of something.

The yard was filled with damaged and left-over automobile parts.

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  • left over — index residuary Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • left over — adjective not used up (Freq. 3) leftover meatloaf she had a little money left over so she went to a movie some odd dollars left saved the remaining sandwiches for supper unexpended provisions • Syn: ↑leftover …   Useful english dictionary

  • left over — adjective Remaining or in reserve; extra. I had some food left over after the party …   Wiktionary

  • left over — remainder, what is not used or not eaten    We bought too much ice cream. There are two pails left over …   English idioms

  • left over —  left off …   A glossary of provincial and local words used in England

  • left·over — /ˈlɛftˌoʊvɚ/ noun, pl overs 1 leftovers [plural] : food that has not been finished at a meal and that is often served at another meal Are we having leftovers again? 2 [count] : a thing that remains after something is finished or ended The law is… …   Useful english dictionary

  • left-over — see leftover …   English dictionary

  • left over — remaining, be residual …   English contemporary dictionary

  • left-over — adj remaining, settled, excess, surplus, superfluous, unused, uneaten …   Useful english dictionary

  • be left over — UK US be left over Phrasal Verb with leave({{}}/liːv/ verb (past tense and past participle left /left/) ► If an amount of money or food is left over, it remains when the rest has been used or eaten: »How much will we have left over once we ve… …   Financial and business terms

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